Throughout this whole ordeal with Ray Allen turning his back on the Boston Celtics and choosing to sign with the team's biggest current rival in Miami, I have been strangely content. I have seen and fully understand the outrage spewing from fans of all ages, but I haven't been feeling that way.Am I still checked out?
Admittedly, I went pretty much off the grid following the game seven loss to the Heat. No sports radio, no Boston Globe, ESPN or Sports Illustrated. I even made the cardinal sin of neglecting CelticsLife. Luckily, my busy new living situation, with no cable, made this all infinitely more possible.
However, like a moth to a flame, I slowly made my way back. I watched a decent chunk of the NBA finals and started getting into some in-depth NBA draft and free agency stuff. I came back.
Then, what should have been the stomach punch to leave me gasping, Ray Allen agrees to preliminary terms with the Miami Heat. For some reason though, it did not have that effect on me. I was...